University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Statistics & Operations Research

Position ID: UNC_STOR-ANALYTICS [#23408, Analytics]
Position Title: Assistant Professor in Analytics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Data-driven decision making, machine learning, analytics
Application Deadline: finished (2023/10/06, finished 2024/02/29)
Position Description:    

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THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL Department of Statistics and Operations Research Assistant Professorship in Analytics

The Department of Statistics and Operations Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has an opening for a tenure-track position in Analytics at the assistant professor level starting July 1, 2024.

Candidates are required to have a doctorate (or foreign equivalent) in statistics, operations research, industrial and systems engineering or a related field, with a focus on data-driven decision making, machine learning or other areas related to analytics. The Department is seeking candidates who have the potential to maintain a strong research program in analytics. A commitment to data-driven, application-oriented and interdisciplinary research will be a positive factor in the consideration of candidates. Duties of this position include teaching, research, and service. The successful candidates will be comfortable with teaching courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels in the department at the intersection of their expertise and the needs of the department.

We will begin considering candidates after November 3, 2023, and will continue accepting applications until the position is filled. The application package should include a cover letter, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, representative papers, and a graduate transcript. Applicants should also arrange for four letters of recommendation. At least one of the letters should include an evaluation of the applicant's teaching ability. Application materials and letters of recommendation must be submitted in electronic form only. For inquiries, please contact Further information about the Department of Statistics and Operations Research is at

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.

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Contact: Vidyadhar Kulkarni, Search Committee Chair
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Statistics and Operations Research
318 Hanes Hall, CB#3260
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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